Wright made 70 appearances between the Astros and Rays last season, going 0-4 with a 3.69 ERA, 1.36 WHIP and 55:19 K:BB ratio in 53 2/3 innings.
One person involved in talks between the
With Jacoby Ellsbury in the fold for $153 million, the Yankees will likely focus on other players in the market.
Johnson hit .235/.305/.410 in 366 at-bats last season.
The trade market for
People around baseball believe the Mariners in particular are strong candidates to trade for Price, with young pitcher Taijuan Walker a likely candidate to go to the Rays in a deal.
The two sides famously hooked up for a quarter-billion-dollar trade in 2012 that positioned the Red Sox as major players last offseason.
Belt has transitioned between first base and left field in his career, but the team is ready to stick with him as a full-time first baseman as it did in 2013. He hit .289/.360/.481 with 17 home runs and 67 RBI in 509 at-bats last season.
ESPN.com reported earlier Wednesday that the Mets were trying to sign Granderson to a three-year deal, but it may take four years to get a deal done. He hit .229/.317/.407 with seven home runs, 15 RBI and eight stolen bases in 214 at-bats while dealing with multiple injuries last season.
Beltran reportedly has a three-year, $48-million on the table from the Royals, and it's no surprise the Reds would balk at entering the market for the 36-year-old's services.
The framework suggests the Diamondbacks are serious about adding power to the lineup.
Waring hit .214/.317/.449 in 383 at-bats between two levels of the minors last season. Hoffman went 4-3 with a 2.06 ERA, 1.37 WHIP and 35:16 K:BB ratio in 35 innings with Triple-A Toledo.